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A surprising trend in telehealth: It's growing—but not where you might expect

March 30, 2017

    Most strategic planners and service line leaders know that telehealth activity has significantly expanded over the past 10 years, but do you know which services are driving that growth?

    In our latest analysis of Medicare telehealth volumes, we found noteworthy differences in both growth rates and volumes among different telehealth services. To help you stay up-to-date in a rapidly deepening and diversifying telehealth market, we've identified three key growth trends to keep in mind.

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    Medicare Fee-for-Service Trends in Telehealth Volumes

    For a complete list of billing codes included in each category, please see the Telehealth Reimbursement Primer.

    High volumes in specialty telehealth services


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